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by zenwebb
Wed Oct 31, 2012 7:17 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Buildlog.net Arduino Compatible Stepper Shields available
Replies: 93
Views: 28200

Re: Buildlog.net Arduino Compatible Stepper Shields availabl

About to pull the trigger and buy me a shield with drivers, but I have one quick question. Thinking about future features I'd like to add to my ShapeOko, does your shield have any support for limit switches? If not, is it easy to add with a little hacking? I'm not 100% educated about GRBL yet, so I'...
by zenwebb
Wed Oct 31, 2012 6:39 pm
Forum: Assembly
Topic: Tapered ends of eccentric spacer won't fit into Y-axis holes
Replies: 7
Views: 2536

Re: Tapered ends of eccentric spacer won't fit into Y-axis h

Luckily, I didn't have any burring on my holes whatsoever, they are just too small :)
by zenwebb
Wed Oct 31, 2012 5:48 pm
Forum: Assembly
Topic: Tapered ends of eccentric spacer won't fit into Y-axis holes
Replies: 7
Views: 2536

Tapered ends of eccentric spacer won't fit into Y-axis holes

Just received my ShapeOko mechanical kit last night, and have been working on assembling it. I am at Step 3, adding the V-wheels to the Y-axis idle mount plates, but I can't get my tapered eccentric spacers to fit into the holes of the plate. When measured with some digital calipers, I see that the ...
by zenwebb
Sun Aug 12, 2012 10:06 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Current recommendations for electronics
Replies: 6
Views: 3917

Current recommendations for electronics

When I look at the prices of the current batch of kits, I wonder where some of the costs go. Looking at the wiki, one can find this page which lists costs of required electronics parts: http://www.shapeoko.com/wiki/index.php/Purchasing Strictly based on that list, the electronics cost is about $188....